Sirius XM’s The Highway debuts “Highway Hang Time with Mac Powell” this Monday, October 29 at 9 pm Eastern / 6 pm Pacific on Channel 59.
Host Storme Warren speaks with Mac about his love of country music, his background and what led him to release a country album. Plus Mac and his band, The Backsliders, will perform five songs live on-air – four from his new self-titled album (August 21) and one bluegrass-flavored, country/Gospel classic medley.
The hour-long show will re-air Tuesday, October 30 at Noon Eastern/9 am Pacific and again on Thursday, November 1 at 5 am Eastern/2 am Pacific.
The country audience has truly embraced Powell and his music. Roughstock.com writes “Powell showcases himself to be a natural country/rocker in the Travis Tritt mold.” He made his Opry debut on October 20 to a packed house. He’s been featured on AOL’s The Boot, Billboard, Yallwire.com, and FOX 17. Powell performed on The Huckabee Report, Rick & Bubba, and The Hallmark Channel’s “Marie” (November 7). Look for upcoming features in Country Weekly, Georgia Music Magazine, American Songwriter, among others.